Indian team, Gavaskar pay tribute to Kiwi legend Crowe - Batting legend Sunil Gavaskar hailed former New Zealand captain Martin Crowe, who passed away on Thursday, as one of the best batsmen in the history of the sport and a good thinker of the game.
He believed that as a captain, it was his firm duty to back the youngsters like Yuvraj and Harbhajan and was quite clear in taking a stand on such issues.
This concept is sometimes extended to include numbers as in "Q8" for " Kuwait ", or "8" for "ate". It became the second highest score in World Cup history and the highest by an Indian in the tournament. Yes, but only for those five days! His against Zimbabwe in is his highest score ever and was a record for the highest ever by a wicket-keeper batsman in this format of the game, until MS Dhoni broke it a year later against Sri Lanka with an unbeaten United Kingdom Catchphrase is a long-running game show which required contestants to decipher a rebus.
India's Test series victory in against England remained the last Test series win by India outside the subcontinent for the next 19 years. Inhe became the first man on the planet to hit 10, runs in ODIs and yet again, that was achieved in a match against Australia in a home series.
The team's first series as an independent country was in late against Sir Donald Bradman 's Invincibles a name given to the Australia national cricket team of that time. Waugh chose to enforce the follow-on and V. What followed after that was century after century as Ganguly scored 11 out of his 22 ODI hundreds in the years and itself, making him one of the highest run-getters in both the calendar years.
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A strike rate of This triggered a revival in the team's fortunes, following the emergence of players like Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Suresh Rainaand the coming of age of players like Irfan Pathan and Yuvraj Singh. In —08, they toured Australia where India lost the highly controversial home Test series 2—1 but managed to win the CB series the following month with a whitewash final of Australia.
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Supreme Court pulls up BCCI over reluctance to accept Lodha recommendations - The BCCI submitted a page affidavit to the Supreme Court in which it stated it's opposition to certain points in the Lodha Committee report including one association and one vote for each state and also the inclusion of a representative of the Comptroller and auditor general CAG in the Board.
This is one of the best ODI knocks of all-time, also considering the fact that the Australian innings was reduced to 38 overs due to rain and Gilchrist was out in the 31st over, taking full advantage of the powerplay overs.
Unfortunately, his average is Mustafizur out of Asia Cup with side strain, Tamim called - Hosts Bangladesh were on Monday dealt a telling blow as their strike bowler Mustafizur Rahman was ruled out of the Asia Cup due to a Grade I side strain sustained during the home team's win against Sri Lanka.
The move worked miraculously well as Sehwag smashed a off just 70 balls, helping India successfully chase with more than four overs to spare and set up a title clash with Sri Lanka. In a tense game, this was a fine effort as he was playing gracefully despite wickets falling at the other end.
Suvajit Mustafi lists out 13 quotes in his post playing days that define the Indian as the master of ripostes. And the first three put aside personal ambitions to let Ganguly lead them into a new era.Sourav Ganguly was born on 8 July in Calcutta, and is the youngest son of Chandidas and Nirupa Ganguly.
  Chandidas ran a flourishing print business and. KOLKATA: Hailing India's dominant performance at the ICC U19 World Cup, former national team captain Sourav Ganguly hoped on Saturday that some of the young cricketers will go on to enjoy success with the senior squad.
Holding out Virat Kohli as an example, Ganguly said the Indian colts must aspire to emulate the current senior Indian team captain. Ganguly acknowledges the trust factor, pointing to Harbhajan Singh, hero of the home series win over Australia with 32 wickets.
“I backed Bhajji because he had the ability; in that series, he was the go-to man.” They were speaking at the London launch of the book “Eleven Gods and. 3. Sourav Ganguly (C) Sourav Ganguly was arguably one of India’s most elegant lefthanders in ODIs. Ganguly’s batting was pleasing to the eye.
He looked a class apart with his off side splendid play. About the Author. Yamini Polnati is a year-old girl from South India. She was born and brought up in Gollaprolu, Andhra Pradesh. Yamini did her schooling in Madhuri Vidyalaya and graduation in Aditya group of Educational Institutions, Kakinada.
Ganguly also said it was important for players to play all formats and cited the example of past Indian teams, which he said won overseas series because players stuck together.Download